- Search Results
Shannon Nudges Youths To Seek Quality Education
Date Uploaded: May 26, 2014

Former Lands, Mines and Energy Minister Dr. Eugene Shannon



Shannon Nudges Youths To Seek Quality Education
By D. Ignatius Roberts, LINA Cape Mount County Correspondent

ROBERTSPORT, May 24 (LINA) - Former Lands, Mines and Energy Minister Dr. Eugene Shannon has urged Liberian students to strive for sound and quality education to become productive future leaders.

He said the failure of the students to acquire good and solid education could render them incapable of assuming future leadership roles.

Dr.Shannon made the statement Friday when he spoke at a program marking African Costume Day at the Robertsport Day Care School.

He admonished the students to shun social activities that distract them and prioritize their education, so that their future will not be bleak.

Dr. Shannon observed that unless Liberian children are adequately educated, it would be difficult for them to compete with other students in the sub-region.

He said to ensure that children acquire sound education there is need for parents to support their children’s education.

latest headlines
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
African Media Group Condemns Killing Of Nigerian Journalist
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) says it has received with shock reports that Famous Giobaro, a desk editor with the state-owned Glory ...more
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Apostle Suleman Coming To Liberia Again
The President and Founder of the Nigeria-based Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) international is due in the country for a two-day crusade beginning Ma ...more
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency